Education Technology

Segments and Chords in a Circle

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

This activity is designed to allow students an opportunity to gain an understanding of the relationship among the segment measures formed by intersecting chords in a circle. It includes an interactive geometry page, some circle problems, and a Euclidean proof.

Before the Activity

See Teacher Notes in Word document. Download the TNS file to student calculators before beginning the activity.

During the Activity

See Student Worksheet and TI-Nspire (.tns) file.